Date lodged: 1 March 2018
To ask the Scottish Government, in light of reports in Third Force News on 20 February 2018, whether it has audited the ongoing viability of the contracts issued under its Fair Start programme.
Answered by: Jamie Hepburn 12 March 2018
Scottish Government has and will continue to review the on-going viability of contracts awarded for the Fair Start Scotland programme as part of its normal Contract Management processes. Service providers are ready to commence on 3 April as planned.